We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Private Oxford Walking Tour

Select Date and Travellers
From
US$ 98.90
Date
2 travellers
Options
Overview
An Oxford walking tour tailored to what you want to see, ensuring you make the most of your time in Oxford!
Highlights
  • Discover the city at your own pace on a private Oxford walking tour
  • Enjoy a flexible itinerary and tailor sightseeing to your interests
  • Learn insider Oxford tidbits from your private guide
  • Choose a morning or afternoon departure to suit your schedule
What to Expect
After meeting your private guide in central Oxford, explain any particular interests you may have. Possible tour focuses include the worlds of Harry Potter or Lewis Carroll, or you can learn all about the history of Oxford. Your guide will discuss your options and arrange the best itinerary for the tour time and day of the week.
Then stroll Oxford’s streets as your guide illuminates the city, answering any questions you have. You might choose to visit the Bodleian Library, first opened in 1602, Sir Christopher Wren’s Sheldonian Theatre, or the Hertford Bridge, known as the “Bridge of Sighs.” Once your tour ends, your guide will bid you farewell in the city center.
Show More
Reviews (68)
Filter reviews
46 results
Traveller rating
41
3
0
0
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveller rating
41
3
0
0
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviews historical knowledge harry potter personal experience free hour anyone who wants hour tour footprint tours walking tour sense of humour amazing tour great guide informative tour james tolkien dates anecdotes pubs
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 46 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago

Jack Doyle did a splendid job in taking us around the key sites in the centre of Oxford and made it both very interesting and entertaining

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Nick6789
Reviewed 1 week ago

After the excitement of coming to Oxford and seeing such great reviews of the Footprints Tour, I was left extremely dissatisfied. The tour in it self was good, it was the added pressure to give money to my guide when this had been advertised as...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Sally T
Road06461464952, Front Office Manager at Footprints Tours Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sally, We're very sorry to hear that the tour model we use was unsatisfying in this particular case. We're glad you enjoyed the tour. However, it is audience choice with regard to whether or not to tip. A guide could never ask an individual...More

Reviewed 16 June 2019

We had Lizzie as our guide and she was exceptional. She had fabulous knowledge, great stories and made us all laugh. I can not recommend her and the tour enough. We had a brilliant time. Thank you Lizzie. you are a star

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank AlanDonegan
Road06461464952, Public Relations Manager at Footprints Tours Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2019

Thanks for this great review of Lizzie's work. She is a real asset to the team. We look forward to hosting you in one of our historic cities again soon! Footprints Tours

Reviewed 8 June 2019

We had done a group walking tour once before, but the private walk was so much more interesting and fun! I have a bad knee and our guide cheerfully accommodated my slower pace. He answered dozens of questions graciously and even managed to get us...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Claudia P
Road06461464952, Public Relations Manager at Footprints Tours Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2019

Great to hear you had a good day with our guide. Thanks for this feedback. We look forward to welcoming you onto one of our historic tours again soon!

Reviewed 31 March 2019

Thank you so much for the tour. The guide was very nice and patient even though we could not understand some because of the languages. We had lunch where he introduced and it was perfect. We could not meet(recognize) him at meet point but the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank akanehg
Road06461464952, Public Relations Manager at Footprints Tours Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2019

Thanks for this lovely review of our customer service. We're so glad you had a good time with us and hope to host you on a historic walk again soon : ). The Footprints Team

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Theresa M
26 June 2019|
Answer
Response from Claudia P | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, you must meet the guide at their place of business. The tour begins immediately from that location and they have a set route and a limited amount of time, so I doubt it can be varied. However, best to... More
0
Votes
Key Details
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall: 000-0800-100-6999